Chapter 8 – Lofoten, Vesterålen & Senja 

Chapter 8 – Lofoten, Vesterålen & Senja 

The next morning when I wake up the clouds are still there. They seem to not have moved at all during the night. Shivering I break up camp and decide to descend mt. Ryten on the opposite side from the one I had climbed two days earlier. I have high hopes of finding a...

Chapter 7 – Kvalvika beach & Mt. Ryten

Chapter 7 – Kvalvika beach & Mt. Ryten

I walk further out of Reine after an initial 2km lift with a French couple who dropped me off at the Coop supermarket. On one of the typical bridges connecting two small islets around Reine I take a picture of one of Lofoten's most well known sights: an enormous mass...

Chapter 6 – Mesmerizing Lofoten

Chapter 6 – Mesmerizing Lofoten

Since a picture says more than a thousand words I will stop typing right here and let the photo's of my first 24 hours on Lofoten convince you that this should be somewhere at the top of your list of destinations to visit in the near future. Never before have I seen...

Chapter 5 – Road to Lofoten

Chapter 5 – Road to Lofoten

I'm in the back of a camper van reminiscing about a camping trip with my family which must be more than 15 years ago now. We rented a motor home just like this one, with a sleeping compartment for two people above the front seats where my sisters and I slept sideways...